How to Make Zesty Fragrant Orange Cake for Winter

This seasonal, zesty orange cake will make anyone crave for more than just one slice. It's orange-y n cinnamon-y flavor is perfect for tea time or as a stand-alone snack in winter.

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How to Make Zesty Fragrant Orange Cake for Winter Recipe
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Universal, first step of baking cakes. This is creamed eggs sugar n butter. First Cream together eggs and sugar. Then add in butter. Beat for another minute.

Universal, first step of baking cakes. This is creamed eggs sugar n butter. First Cream together eggs and sugar. Then add in butter. Beat for another minute.

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Grate an orange for its zest. It's fragrance is harmlessly intoxicating. Besides givin flavor n aroma to the recipe, it also masks the otherwise unpleasant smell of eggs&butter.It's a panacea of bakin

Grate an orange for its zest. It's fragrance is harmlessly intoxicating. Besides givin flavor n aroma to the recipe, it also masks the otherwise unpleasant smell of eggs&butter.It's a panacea of bakin

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Stir in the batter the sun-kissed aromatic orange zest. Just stir properly. Don't beat

Stir in the batter the sun-kissed aromatic orange zest. Just stir properly. Don't beat

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Take your 2 cups flour n mix in the dry ingredients. I used whole wheat cz it's healthier

Take your 2 cups flour n mix in the dry ingredients. I used whole wheat cz it's healthier

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That's 3tsps baking powder n pinch of salt. I added a bit more baking powder Cz I used whole wheat flour. If using plain/white flour, use 2tsps

That's 3tsps baking powder n pinch of salt. I added a bit more baking powder Cz I used whole wheat flour. If using plain/white flour, use 2tsps

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In goes some cinnamon powder to the batter. Optional. I love spices hence I'm using here

In goes some cinnamon powder to the batter. Optional. I love spices hence I'm using here

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Mix in the flour mixture to the batter

Mix in the flour mixture to the batter

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Homogeneous batter after marrying all ingredients. Time to bake

Homogeneous batter after marrying all ingredients. Time to bake

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Grease and dust the pan

Grease and dust the pan

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Pour in the batter

Pour in the batter

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popping in the oven for 40-50 min, insert a toothpick to check if cooked. If it doesn't come out clean, bake it for 10-15 minutes more

popping in the oven for 40-50 min, insert a toothpick to check if cooked. If it doesn't come out clean, bake it for 10-15 minutes more

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Before popping in oven, Sprinkle any nuts, shaved or whole, choc chips or prunes. Or all of em to make the cake more chunky n fruity

Before popping in oven, Sprinkle any nuts, shaved or whole, choc chips or prunes. Or all of em to make the cake more chunky n fruity

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N it should be done like this

N it should be done like this

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Steamy-hot-fresh-out-of-the-oven cake tastes too good. Eat some before coolin it n you'll agree. Love & share

Steamy-hot-fresh-out-of-the-oven cake tastes too good. Eat some before coolin it n you'll agree. Love & share

Ingredients

2 Cups Wheat flour 
Cups Sugar 
3 Eggs 
½ Cups Oil/butter 
3 Teaspoons Baking powder 
2 Teaspoons Cinnamon 
1 Zest of orange 
2 Oranges for juice 
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